Introducing uberASSIST

At Uber, we strive to create transportation options that fit everyone’s needs. Today we are announcing a new option that will allow riders needing an extra hand to request safe and reliable rides at the tap of a button — uberASSIST.

uberASSIST is designed to provide additional assistance to seniors and people with disabilities. Driver-partners are specifically trained by Open Doors Organization to assist riders into vehicles and can accommodate folding wheelchairs, walkers, and scooters.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

  • OPEN your Uber app
  • SLIDE the button to the ‘ACCESS’ option at the bottom of the screen
  • TAP the ASSIST button
  • SET your location and request
  • ENJOY your ride

RATES:

uberASSIST is the same price as uberX.

Pro Tips

  • After requesting, contact your driver ahead of time with any specific needs.

 

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